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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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Cash-to-Debt 9.85
BLDP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. BLDP: 9.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
BLDP' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 202.2 Max: No Debt
Current: 9.85
Equity-to-Asset 0.66
BLDP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
70% of the 1805 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. BLDP: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
BLDP' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.84 Max: 0.95
Current: 0.66
0.48
0.95
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: -3.40
Beneish M-Score: -2.68
WACC vs ROIC
18.23%
-18.64%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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Operating Margin % -11.66
BLDP's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
89% of the 1849 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.12 vs. BLDP: -11.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
BLDP' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -111.39  Med: -66.39 Max: -11.66
Current: -11.66
-111.39
-11.66
Net Margin % -15.20
BLDP's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
90% of the 1849 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. BLDP: -15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
BLDP' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -97.01  Med: -36.57 Max: 52.8
Current: -15.2
-97.01
52.8
ROE % -12.11
BLDP's ROE % is ranked lower than
89% of the 1800 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.93 vs. BLDP: -12.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
BLDP' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -52.66  Med: -20.11 Max: 17.09
Current: -12.11
-52.66
17.09
ROA % -8.15
BLDP's ROA % is ranked lower than
89% of the 1872 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. BLDP: -8.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
BLDP' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.4  Med: -16.08 Max: 13.95
Current: -8.15
-28.4
13.95
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -67.34
BLDP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
95% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.95 vs. BLDP: -67.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
BLDP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -130.03  Med: -109.54 Max: -21.16
Current: -67.34
-130.03
-21.16
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 2.30
BLDP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
53% of the 1672 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BLDP: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
BLDP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.1  Med: -4.4 Max: 48.8
Current: 2.3
-33.1
48.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -4.20
BLDP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
71% of the 1460 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. BLDP: -4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
BLDP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -69.1  Med: -5.8 Max: 60.8
Current: -4.2
-69.1
60.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -6.60
BLDP's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. BLDP: -6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
BLDP' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.2  Med: -17.1 Max: 545.2
Current: -6.6
-70.2
545.2
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-10-26 Est.)


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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials    NAICS: 335999    SIC: 3379
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Traded in other countries:BLDP.Canada, PO0.Germany, BLD.Switzerland, 0QY5.UK,
Headquarter Location:Canada
Ballard Power Systems Inc is engaged in the design, development, manufacture, sale and service of fuel cell products for a variety of applications, focusing on commercial stage and development stage markets.

Ballard Power Systems Inc is a clean energy growth company. The company is engaged in proton exchange membrane fuel cell development and commercialization. The company's main business is the design, development, manufacture, sale and service of fuel cell products for a variety of applications, focusing on motive power (material handling and buses) and stationary power (back-up power, supplemental power, and distributed generation). A fuel cell is an environmentally clean electrochemical device that combines hydrogen fuel with oxygen (from the air) to produce electricity. Ballard fuel cell products feature high fuel efficiency, low operating temperature, low noise and vibration, compact size, quick response to changes in electrical demand, modular design and environmental cleanliness.

Ratios

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PB Ratio 4.17
BLDP's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 1763 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. BLDP: 4.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
BLDP' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.88 Max: 8.24
Current: 4.17
0.53
8.24
PS Ratio 5.30
BLDP's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 1810 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. BLDP: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
BLDP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 3.6 Max: 22.27
Current: 5.3
1.22
22.27
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 3812.90
BLDP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
100% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.01 vs. BLDP: 3812.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
BLDP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2750  Med: 3710 Max: 4470
Current: 3812.9
2750
4470
Current Ratio 2.43
BLDP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 1833 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. BLDP: 2.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BLDP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 4.78 Max: 20.54
Current: 2.43
1.53
20.54
Quick Ratio 1.98
BLDP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1831 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. BLDP: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BLDP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.11  Med: 4.41 Max: 20.25
Current: 1.98
1.11
20.25
Days Inventory 125.19
BLDP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
62% of the 1792 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 98.30 vs. BLDP: 125.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BLDP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 73.04  Med: 98.98 Max: 233.45
Current: 125.19
73.04
233.45
Days Sales Outstanding 60.98
BLDP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 1419 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 80.37 vs. BLDP: 60.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BLDP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.2  Med: 103.21 Max: 152.97
Current: 60.98
47.2
152.97
Days Payable 53.13
BLDP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
60% of the 1384 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 66.65 vs. BLDP: 53.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BLDP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.67  Med: 50.55 Max: 76.73
Current: 53.13
17.67
76.73

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -16.60
BLDP's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. BLDP: -16.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BLDP' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.2  Med: -8.4 Max: 10
Current: -16.6
-38.2
10

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Cash 98.67
BLDP's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked lower than
90% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.00 vs. BLDP: 98.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
BLDP' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.53  Med: 8.48 Max: 132
Current: 98.67
2.53
132
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 11.38
BLDP's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. BLDP: 11.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
BLDP' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.35  Med: 5.85 Max: 59.25
Current: 11.38
1.35
59.25
Price-to-Tangible-Book 8.22
BLDP's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
88% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. BLDP: 8.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
BLDP' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 3.56 Max: 15.12
Current: 8.22
0.84
15.12
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.48
BLDP's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 1739 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. BLDP: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
BLDP' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 2.55 Max: 105.8
Current: 1.48
0.34
105.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -2.79
BLDP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
85% of the 1867 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. BLDP: -2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
BLDP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -526.5  Med: -19.4 Max: -2.4
Current: -2.79
-526.5
-2.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $91.62
EPS (TTM) $ -0.09
Beta2.23
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $1.23 - 3.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)175.17
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